Vernon Elmer AllenAge: 82 years1918–2001
- Vernon Elmer Allen
|Family with parents|
James Jeremiah (Jerry Marr) Allen
Birth: October 3, 1891 37 29 — Armada, Crawford, Arkansas
Death: August 2, 1949
Zena Delana (Zenie) Parr
Birth: March 10, 1899 39 40 — Arkansas
Death: May 15, 1970 — Ashland, Jackson, Oregon
David Emerson Allen
Birth: September 10, 1916 24 17 — Arkansas
Death: July 3, 1979 — Shady Cove, Jackson, Oregon
3 yearsyounger brother
James William Allen
Birth: July 23, 1921 29 22
Death: September 1968
22 monthsyounger brother
Fines (Finis) Emery Allen
Birth: May 20, 1923 31 24 — Arkansas
Death: October 25, 2002
|Family with Bernice Keck|
Birth: September 30, 1920
Death: September 24, 1989 — , Jackson, Arkansas
Marriage: June 20, 1946 — , Crawford, Arkansas
In the 1920 US Federal Census for Upper, Crawford, Arkansas, 28-year-old Arkansas-born J M [sic] and his 20-year-old Arkansas-born wife Zena [sic] [Parr] Allen have in their household their Arkansas-born children, 3-year 3-month old Emerson [sic] and one-year 6-month old Elmer [sic]. Jerry is farming rented land. He and Zenia can read, write and speak English. Jerry's and the children's parents were born in Arkansas; Zenia's parents were born in the United States.
In the 1930 US Federal Census for Cove City, Crawford, Arkansas, 38-year-old Arkansas-born farmer Jerry M [sic] and his 31-year-old Arkansas-born wife Zena [sic] [Parr] Allen were married when he was 24- and she was 17-years old. They have in their household their Arkansas-born children, 13-year-old Emerson D, 11-year-old Elmer V [sic], 9-year-old Willie J [sic], 7-year-old Finis E, and 4-year 7-month old Hazel A. The family is living in a rented house for which Jerry pays $6 a month in rent. All the children except Finis and Hazel have attended school in the past year. Jerry, Zenia, Emerson and Elmer can read, write and speak English. Jerry has worked on the last regularly scheduled work day. He has not served in the military. Jerry's father was born in Arkansas and his mother in Tennessee; Zenia's father was born in Indiana and her mother in Arkansas; the children's parents were born in Arkansas.
On 20 Jun 1946, 27-year-old Vernon E Allen and 25-year-old Miss Bernice Keck, both of Washington County, Arkansas, applied for a Marriage Affidavit. Vernon signed his name V Elmer Allen. Vernon then signed a Bond for Marriage License for $100 with himself as principal and no one as security. A marriage license was issued, and Vernon and Bernice were married by Lonnie Batchelor, Judge of the Municipal Court, Van Buren, Crawford, Arkansas.
Vernon E Allen, born 20 Oct 1918, died 12 Jan 2001 in Ashland, Jackson, Oregon 97520. He had applied for his Social Security Number in Arkansas before 1951.